October 26, 2017

証拠隠滅 Destruction of Evidence

証拠隠滅 (しょうこいんめつ)

destruction of evidence

shou ko in metsu
destruction of evidence

証拠 shou ko evidence, proof
隠滅 in metsu destuction
証 shou
拠 ko
隠 in or kakureru conceal, hide
滅 metsu destroy, ruin

保険証 ho ken shou - insurance card [A]
証人 shou nin - witness [I]
隠れる kakureru - to hide, hidden [I]
隠れん坊 kakuren bou - hide and go seek game [I]
隠密 on mitsu - a spy [A]

The document is said to have contained sensitive information on the whereabouts of Pooh's honey...


Wait until someone uses the shredder at the office and then announce to everyone, 証拠隠滅

The shredder scene is most effective, however there are other possible applications. Take, for example, the taking out of trash, the tossing of logs on the fire, being asked, "Do you have any WHITE OUT?," and an open mouth ready to take a bite of food.

Sharing is caring!

{"email":"Email address invalid","url":"Website address invalid","required":"Required field missing"}

Level up your Japanese!


For Total Beginners

Japanese for beginners - Beri-Beri Shoshinsha

This 15-book study guide + worksheets bundle is ON SALE. For just one-time payment only, you will get this bundle for a very low price plus you will get future contents for free (no additional charge).

Easy to follow and understand

This bundle is perfect for absolute beginners. It's thorough without being wordy, giving you exactly enough information to understand the concepts without overloading you with information. 

TheJapanShop.com Customer

Makoto+ Membership

You'll notice many TheJapanesePage.com lessons have bonus content for Makoto+ Members. Well, membership goes well beyond that. Members also get our monthly magazine for learners of Japanese (Beginners to Intermediates), weekly exclusive lessons, Podcast bonus content, and much more.